1942–43 NHL season was the 26th season of the National Hockey League NHL). Six teams played 50 games each. This is the first season of the "Original Six" era of the NHL. The league's long-time president Frank Calder died due to heart disease. The Detroit Red Wings defeated the Boston Bruins to win the Stanley Cup.
Note: GP = Games played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, Pts = Points, GF = Goals for, GA = Goals against, PIM = Penalties in minutes.
Note: Teams that qualified for the playoffs are highlighted in bold.
Note: GP = Games played, G = Goals, A = Assists, PTS = Points, PIM = Penalties in minutes
Note: GP = Games played; Min - Minutes Played; GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; SO = Shutouts
Johnny Mowers Detroit Red Wings
Turk Broda Toronto Maple Leafs
Frank Brimsek Boston Bruins
Bert Gardiner Chicago Black Hawks
Paul Bibeault Montreal Canadiens
Jimmy Franks New York Rangers
Bill Beveridge New York Rangers
see 1943 Stanley Cup Finals
Johnny Mowers, Detroit Red Wings
Frank Brimsek, Boston Bruins
Earl Seibert, Chicago Black Hawks
Jack Crawford, Boston Bruins
Jack Stewart, Detroit Red Wings D
Flash Hollett, Boston Bruins
Bill Cowley, Boston Bruins
Syl Apps, Toronto Maple Leafs
Lorne Carr, Toronto Maple Leafs
Bryan Hextall, New York Rangers
Doug Bentley, Chicago Black Hawks
Lynn Patrick, New York Rangers
Jack Adams, Detroit Red Wings
Art Ross, Boston Bruins
Diamond, Dan, ed. (1994). Years of glory, 1942-1967: the National Hockey League's official book of the six-team era. Toronto, ON: McClelland and Steward. ISBN 0-7710-2817-2.
↑ Standings: NHL Public Relations Department (2008). Dave McCarthy; et al., eds. THE NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Official Guide & Record Book/2009. National Hockey League. p. 148. ISBN 978-1-894801-14-0.